=========================================================== Thursday, November 1, 2018 @ 1:40 PM =========================================================== STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION OF WATER AND WASTE MANAGEMENT PUBLIC NOTICE WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION'S, PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE, 601 57TH STREET SE, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA 25304-2345 TELEPHONE: (304) 926-0440. APPLICATION FOR A WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PERMIT MODIFICATION Public Notice No.: L117-18 Public Notice Date: November 7, 2018 Paper: Spirit of Jefferson The following has applied for a WV NPDES Water Pollution Control Permit Modification for this facility or activity: Appl. No.: WV0022349 Applicant: CHARLES TOWN, CITY OF CHARLES TOWN UTILITY BOARD 832 S GEORGE ST CHARLES TOWN, WV 25414 Location: CHARLES TOWN, JEFFERSON COUNTY Latitude: 39:16:44 Longitude: 77:51:24 Receiving Stream: EVITTS RUN/Shenandoah River Activity: To accept non-domestic wastewater from Rockwool at the Charles Town’s main wastewater treatment plant for ultimate treatment and discharge through Outlet 001 to Evitt’s Run, a tributary Shenandoah River of the Potomac River. The terms and conditions imposed in the permit shall ensure that the discharge will not cause interference with POTW operations, pass-through the POTW and result in effluent limitation violations or receiving stream degradation, or adversely impact POTW sludge disposal. Business conducted: Municipality Implementation: NA On the basis of review of the application, the "Water Pollution Control Act (Chapter 22, Article 11-8(a))," and the "West Virginia Legislative Rules," the State of West Virginia will act on the above application. Any interested person may submit written comments on the draft permit modification and may request a public hearing by addressing such to the Director of the Division of Water and Waste Management within 30 days of the date of the public notice. Such comments or requests should be addressed to: Director, Division of Water and Waste Management, DEP ATTN: Lori Devereux, Permitting Section 601 57th Street SE Charleston, WV 25304-2345 The public comment period begins November 7, 2018 and ends December 20, 2018. Notice of Public Hearing A public hearing has scheduled for the City of Charles Town, Charles Town, WV 25414 (WV0022349). The purpose of this hearing is to take additional comments on the draft permit modification regarding the City of Charles Town’s request to accept non-domestic wastewater from ROCKWOOL. The hearing has been scheduled to begin at 6:00 P.M. and end no later than 8:00 P.M. on Monday, December 10, 2018 at the: Ranson Civic Center 431 West 2nd Avenue Ranson, WV 26456 Oral and written comments will be accepted at the hearing. After the public hearing, the written comment period will close on December 20, 2018. Comments received within this period will be considered prior to acting on the permit modification application. Correspondence should include the name, address and the telephone number of the writer and a concise statement of the nature of the issues raised. Interested persons may contact the public information office to obtain further information. The application, draft permit modification and any required fact sheet may be inspected, by appointment, at the Division of Water and Waste Management Public Information Office, at 601 57th Street SE, Charleston, WV, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on business days. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Division at a nominal cost.